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Istana

The Istana (“Palace in Malay”) is the official residence and office of the President of Singapore. It is also where the president receives and entertains state guests and as well as the working office of the Prime Minister of Singapore. … Continue reading

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Tan Moh Hong Crocodile Farm

“Six decades ago, not long after the end of Second World War, an enterprising Chinese man by the name of Mr. Tan Gua Chua decided that he wanted to share his home with these unloved reptiles. Thus, he set to … Continue reading

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St John’s Island, Singapore

St John’s Island previously known as Pulau Sakijang Bendera, is one of the southern islands of Singapore. It is located approximately 6.5 km to the south of the mainland Singapore. Sir Stamford Raffles the founder of Singapore actually anchored off … Continue reading

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Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

The Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall also known as Wan Qing Yuan served as theĀ  home and headquarters of Sun’s revolutionary activities in Southeast Asia. Sun who visited Singapore eight times between 1900 and 1911 stayed at the villa … Continue reading

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